June 17, 1928 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Amelia Earhart leaves Newfoundland to become 1st woman (passenger) to fly Atlantic (as a passenger in a plane piloted by Wilmer Stultz)

Deaths in History

  • Ramon de Basterra, Spanish writer and diplomat (Virulo, mocedades), dies at 39